Did you know that October is National Dental Hygiene Month? It’s true! During October, those working in the dental hygiene industry work extra hard to promote good dental and oral hygiene habits. It’s in this spirit that we here at Joseph C. Lattinelli, DMD and Associates would like to offer you some tips to help keep your whole mouth clean:
If you’re like most people, you probably see the dentist once a year, if that. Many people have a fear of the dentist, or they don’t fully know the importance of oral health. Whatever the reason, people should see their dentist more often. For six seasons why, just keep reading!
February is National Children’s Dental Health Month. During this month, the American Dental Association is asking people to “defeat monster mouth.” Taking care of children’s oral health is important, so read on to learn how you can make sure your child “defeats monster mouth” this month.
Veneers are a remarkable way to achieve a stunning smile. Veneers are popular, but there are still many misconceptions about the dental procedure. Debunk these misconceptions and learn more about veneers by continuing on with this blog post.
We all get bad breath from time to time, whether it’s morning breath or garlic breath. While bad breath is normal, it can also be the result of improper oral hygiene. To learn if your bad breath means something more, continue reading this blog post.
Caring for your teeth is important at any age. Oral health actually affects your overall health, so it’s important to maintain proper dental care and accommodate the needs of your teeth. Learn more about senior oral health care and the common issues that seniors face by reading on.
When we think of winter, we may think of chapped lips or dry skin, but what about toothaches and sensitivity? Believe it or not, winter weather can actually cause tooth sensitivity. If you want to learn how, continue reading this blog post.
When we think about our health, we don’t always include our oral health. However, taking care of our oral health is just as important as the rest of our bodies. If you want to improve your oral health, but are worried about expensive, time-consuming or difficult care, don’t worry.
Visiting the dentist for a consultation is a non-invasive procedure where you discuss your dental issues and other concerns. While most dental consultations are free, some dental care providers charge a nominal fee in order to cover their time. At a dental consultation, the dentist only examines your teeth and gums but does not perform any procedure.
Our mouths are at the center of daily activity, serving as the focal point by which we eat and speak. As such, few things can be more debilitating than sensitive teeth that affect these actions and more. The good news is that the factors behind sensitive teeth are well understood and treatment for this condition is available.